Elderly shopkeeper, Hector Diego Bellomo, beaten and robbed at Bueno Borito Borato

An elderly shopkeeper says he is lucky to be alive after being beaten and robbed inside his Melrose Avenue store on Saturday. Hector Diego Bellomo,

Hector Diego Bellomo, 90, says he was beaten and robbed in his clothing store on Saturday.

Hector Diego Bellomo, 90, says he was beaten and robbed in his clothing store on Saturday. (2/22/13)

THE BRONX - An elderly shopkeeper says he is lucky to be alive after being beaten and robbed inside his Melrose Avenue store on Saturday.

Hector Diego Bellomo, 90, says a man entered Bueno Borito Borato, demanded money and then beat Bellomo. He says the perpetrator made off with $300 and another $80 from his wallet.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.
 

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